LEVEL UP: A Student Reporting Labs Original Video Tutorial Series

The SRL team’s original video tutorial collection “LEVEL UP” is aimed at inspiring your students to take their storytelling and camerawork to new heights.

To check out the archived tutorial videos with Media Arts teacher Gil Garcia, click here.

Audio Series — Episode 3: Meet the TASCAM

Jordan goes through the ins and outs of external audio recorders and explains best practices for recording and syncing audio. Click here to access an accompanying student worksheet.

Audio Series — Episode 2: Do’s and Don’ts

Jordan explains common problems in audio production, how to solve them and what student reporters can do to capture quality audio. Click here to access an accompanying student worksheet.

Audio Series — Episode 1: Mic Check 1, 2

Jordan explains why understanding the power of audio in video production is important. Click here to access an accompanying student worksheet.

Episode 1: Get that b-roll

Jordan explains why b-roll is key to powerful storytelling. Click here to access an accompanying student worksheet.

Episode 2: Been there, lit that

Jordan explains why good lighting is key to producing great video content. Click here to access an accompanying student worksheet.

Episode 3: POP

Jordan explains how to make your footage ‘POP’ through the principles of photography. Click here to access an accompanying student worksheet.

BONUS VIDEO

SRL Presents: How to properly focus